Compounding Sterile Preparations: A Quintessential Reference on Sterile Compounding

Now in its fourth edition and available from STAT!Ref, Compounding Sterile Preparations is the most comprehensive and authoritative reference available on sterile compounding. It’s a trusted resource that every pharmacist needs.


Compounding Sterile Preparations is intended for use in colleges of pharmacy, pharmacy departments, and pharmacy technician training programs. It is a valuable resource, especially for any director of pharmacy or IV room coordinator who is preparing to open a new clean room.

This quintessential reference from American Society of Health-System Pharmacists now includes following:

  • Coverage of new USP Chapter 800 on the compounding of hazardous drugs and the existing USP 797 (which is undergoing revision)
  • Updates on regulations related to the Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA)
  • Seven new chapters and 16 new contributors
  • Appendices in the print edition offer more extensive reference to online resources

“This an excellent book to have on hand in any operational IV room and a definite must have for any pharmacy that is preparing to open a USP 797 compliant IV room. This third edition is needed now that the final revision of USP 797 guidelines has been published.”— Nancy Makem, Pharm D (Nazareth Hospital) Doody’s Review previous version

“This is a perfect addition to any hospital pharmacy library or medical center’s library. A great book.”— Laila Elkadi, BSc Pharm, MBA (Temple University Health System – Northeastern Hospital) – previous version

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